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Self Help Groups

  • Fertility Education Trust & Natural Family Planning Teachers Association

    The Association trains doctors, nurses and lay-people to become competent at teaching people to understand and chart their fertility cycle in order to achieve or avoid pregnancy. It is a valuable service to couples seeking non-invasive family planning. It is as useful to those having difficulty...
  • Forensic Science Service

    The Forensic Science Servicer, an Executive Agency of the Home Office, has played a role in the development of DNA paternity testing. The expertise of the FSS is available to the general public, lawyers and other agencies on a fee-paying basis. Visit their website or contact the above for...
  • Forensic Science Service

    The Forensic Science Servicer, an Executive Agency of the Home Office, has played a role in the development of DNA paternity testing. The expertise of the FSS is available to the general public, lawyers and other agencies on a fee-paying basis.
  • Foster Care Association

    FCA is an independent fostering agency with over 60 offices covering England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland - helping even the most challenging children to fulfil their potential by offering support, stability and security. The agency was founded in 1994 by a group of Midland foster...
  • Gingerbread NI

    Gingerbread NI is the lead agency working with and for one-parent families in Northern Ireland. They work with various organisations and agencies in creating services and developing networks in local communities to help tackle the issues facing one-parent families. Gingerbread works in...
  • Grandparents' Association

    Grandparents' Association mission is to improve the lives of children by working with and for all grandparents especially those who: Have lost or are losing contact with their grandchildren because of divorce, family feud or other problems. Are caring for their grandchildren on a full time...
  • Healthy Start Scheme

    With Healthy Start, you can get free vouchers every week which you swap for milk, fresh fruit, fresh vegetables and infant formula milk. You can also get free vitamins. You could qualify if you're on benefits or you're pregnant and under 18. The Healthy Start scheme replaced the Welfare Food...
  • Home Birth Reference Site

    The aim of this website is not to persuade you to choose home birth. It aims to provide information about home birth, for parents who think that it might be the right choice for them, and for health professionals looking for facts and ideas.
  • Home-Start

    Home-Start is a charity with over 345 local schemes supporting families all over the UK. Their volunteers offer regular support, friendship and practical help to any family with a child under five who are experiencing difficulties. Who can Home-Start help? If you are a mum, dad or carer with...
  • Hydatidiform Mole & Choriocarcinoma Support

    In the UK mole pregnancies occur at approximately 1 per 1000 registered births. It is known that the pregnancy goes wrong at the time of fertilisation of the egg by the sperm, but we don't yet know why this happens. There are two types of mole. It can be a "complete mole" in which there...